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Philadelphia 76ers Center Joel Embiid Receives Max Contract Extension


By Isaac Gutierrez

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Typically it would seem absurd to award a player who has only played 31 games in the NBA with a five-year, $148 million, max contract extension, but 76ers center Joel Embiid is no typical player. Embiid has been battling various injuries since his arrival in the league, but in the limited time he has been on the court, he has shown that he is one of the league’s most promising young players. This flash of potential stardom Embiid displayed last season is likely the reason for which he has received this contract extension.

 

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